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Free Speech in Egypt: Drop Charges Against Bassem Youssef & Others
World  (tags: HumanRights, freedoms, Africa, freedom of speech )

Teresa
- 446 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day on May 3, demand that Egypt drop the charges against Bassem Youssef, Ahmed Anwar and others persecuted for criticizing the authorities. Egypt's government must protect the fundamental right to freedom of expression.
India: Is China Right About the Internet?
World  (tags: India, freedom of speech, censorship, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, conflict, government, humanrights, ethics, politics, violence, society, world, asia, HumanRights )

Cal
- 696 days ago - globalpost.com
India's crackdown on social networks to stop rumor-mongering is fast morphing into an assault of free speech.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL Canada, Stop Censoring Science
World  (tags: world, news, Canada, freedom of speech, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government, ethics )

Cal
- 882 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Canada that you support the right of scientists to talk directly to the media about important issues that affect the lives of Canada's citizens without the government dictating what they say,as they do now..
World Press Freedom Day, May 3
World  (tags: Freedom of the Press, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Expression, Democracy, Human Rights )

Ben
- 1543 days ago - portal.unesco.org
World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the globe every May 3rd, representing an opportunity to commemorate the fundamental principles of press freedom and to pay solemn tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the line of duty...
The New Chinese Media Versus Dalai Lama
World  (tags: Tibet - Chinese Oppression, Freedom of Speech )

Ben
- 1779 days ago - phayul.com
There is a quiet revolution taking place in the world of Chinese official media. In the beginning Xinhua was the word, and the only word. China had only media commandment; "Thou shall have no other media..."
Support Israeli Activists Today
World  (tags: jewish voice for peace, freedom of speech, activists, arrests )

Eleanor
- 1913 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
On April 26, 2009, a number of Israeli peace activists had their computers confiscated, were called for interrogations, and were only released upon signing agreements not to contact their political friends for 30 days. We are asking you to contact.......
From Skokie to Um-El-Fahm
World  (tags: Judeo-Nazi march, Jewish extremists, Um el Fahm, Israeli state, israel, middle-east, palestine, terrorism, violence, war, usa, American Nazi, freedom of speech, freedoms, ethics, conflict, racists )

Madalena
- 1945 days ago - uruknet.de
In short, Jews, like the rest of humanity, are expected to be morally consistent. This means they must speak up against racism, not only when Jews are victims, but also when Jews happen to be perpetrators as well.
Galloway Vows to Fight Canada Ban - ,
World  (tags: canada, george galloway, freedom of speech, harper government )

Cheryl
- 1950 days ago - news.uk.msn.com
Outspoken anti-war MP George Galloway has vowed to fight the "outrageous decision" to ban him from Canada on the grounds of national security. Mr Galloway said he was not prepared to accept the "idiotic" ban and pledged to use all means at his disposal
BC Civil Liberties Association Decries "Shameful Banning" of Anti-War British MP on National Security Grounds
World  (tags: canada, george galloway, freedom of speech, harper government )

Cheryl
- 1951 days ago - westernstandard.blogs.com
The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) is joining the NDP in calling on Immigration Minister Jason Kenney to immediately overturn the decision by the Canadian Border Services Agency to ban British MP George Galloway from Canada for his a
PETITION: Let Him Speak: Allow George Galloway To Speak In Canada
World  (tags: WORLD, canada, george galloway, freedom of speech, Harper government, petition humanrights )

Cheryl
- 1951 days ago - petitiononline.com
Believe that the banning of George Galloway from Canada is unfounded and unjustified, and that it is wrong to block speakers from Canada for political convenience. We believe that Canada is a country where we value political discourse and our rights as ci
Sami Jamil Jadallah - The Forbidden Debate
World  (tags: humanrights, freedom of speech )

Eleanor
- 1992 days ago - palestinethinktank.com
In the US and the West, we are able and free to debate God and HIS/HER existence, debate Jesus, Moses, Mohamed, debate America, its failures and its successes, debate our constitution and its interpretations.
Microsoft Granted Censorship Patent Immediately Sells Out to China
World  (tags: Censorship, Freedom of Speech, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Ben
- 2101 days ago - jossip.com
Microsoft, that lovable computer company founded by Bill Gates, just secured a patent for auto-beeping out curse words. Like in Arrested Development! So now Microsoft owns the rights to that bleeping noise? What good will that do?
Hate Speech or Free Speech? What Much of West Bans Is Protected in U.S.
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedom of speech )


- 2233 days ago - iht.com
VANCOUVER: A couple of years ago, a Canadian magazine published an article arguing that the rise of Islam threatened Western values. Things are different here. The magazine is on trial.
China. The Art of Penetration
World  (tags: Tibet-Chinese-Oppression, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Freedom of Speech )

Ben
- 2264 days ago - unmadeinchina.org
Qin Gang, spokesperson for the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, recently defined Tibetan Buddhist monks as "criminals" while fantasizing the existence of a plot to attack China involving Tibetan monks...
Turkey: Government Amendments Will Not Protect Free Speech
World  (tags: Turkey, Freedom of Speech, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Ben
- 2286 days ago - hrw.org
"Article 301 should have been abolished a long time ago. The revisions proposed by the government will not change the fundamental flaws in the law. The government's half-hearted revision is a real disappointment..." (Human Rights Watch)
 

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